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Dowling Wins Howard Wood Special Event

 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Pierre sophomore speedster Cortney Dowling left little doubt who the fastest girl in the state was Friday at the Howard Wood Dakota Relays. In the Special 200 meter event, Dowling defeated 7 other girls for the race title. Dowling ran the 200 meters in a time of :24.78 finishing almost...
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Paluch Honored at SDSU Senior Banquet

 BROOKINGS, S.D. – Pierre native Steph Paluch of the South Dakota State Women’s Basketball team was honored with the 2014 Outstanding Jackrabbit Award during the South Dakota State University Athletics Senior Banquet Thursday night at the Swiftel Center.   Paluch helped lead the Jackrabbit women’s basketball team to the semifinals of the WNIT during her...
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Borchers Named Girls Basketball Coach at SF Roosevelt

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The new head coach of the Sioux Falls Roosevelt girls basketball program is well known in South Dakota girls high school basketball ranks. Holly Borchers, the former Holly Sivesand, has been hired to replace Chris Clark for the position.  Borchers is a former South Dakota Miss Basketball with Roosevelt in...
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Chamberlain Loses Pitchers Battle to St. Thomas More in High School Baseball

CHAMBERLAIN, S.D. – St. Thomas More edged Chamberlain-Kimball-Lyman 1-0 in a high school league baseball matchup Thursday night in Chamberlain.  St. Thomas More scored the games only run in the top of the third inning and St. Thomas More pitchers  George Eccarius and Travis Mills made it stand as the two combined to limit...
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Sturgis Hires New Boys Basketball Coach

STURGIS, S.D. – Colin McCampbell has been hired to guide the Sturgis high school boys basketball program.  McCampbell had been as assistant in the girls program at Sturgis the last 5 years.  He has previous high school head coaching experience in Missouri where he compiled a record of 60-23.  McCampbell will replace Orion Thompson,...
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Cecil Johnson Track Meet Run Thursday at Presho

PRESHO, S.D. – Lyman swept both the boys and girls division team titles of the Cecil Johnson Invitational Track and Field meet that it hosted Thursday in Presho.  Stanley County was second in the girls division.  The Lady Buffalos had one individual champion as Kady Nelson won the Long Jump with a leap of...
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CSDC Golf Tournament Played Thursday in Faulkton

FAULKTON, S.D. – The Sully Buttes girls and Highmore-Harrold boys captured team titles of the Central South Dakota Conference golf tournament played Thursday at the Faulkton Golf Course in Faulkton.  The Chargers fired a 314 team score to outdistance Miller with a 355.  Highmore-Harrold took the boys division title with a 296 team score,...
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Summer Shot Club for Basketball Begins in Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – Pierre Youth Basketball in conjunction with Bankwest of Pierre announce the first annual summer basketball shot club.  The shot club is being run with cooperation from the Pierre Governor and Lady Governor basketball programs.  Boys and Girls who will be in grades 4 through 8 next year are eligible to partipate. ...
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Krier Named Yankton Girls Head Basketball Coach

YANKTON, S.D. – Trey Krier is returning to the head coaching ranks. This time at the Class AA level.  A 2010 Mount Marty College graduate and former head coach at Gayville-Volin, Krier was announced Wednesday as the head girls’ basketball coach at Yankton High School.  Krier spent two seasons in 2011-12 and 2012-13 as...
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Northern State Clinches NSIC Post Season Baseball Berth

ABERDEEN, S.D. – For the first time since 1997 the Northern State baseball team has clinched a berth in the NSIC Tournament thanks to its doubleheader sweep over U-Mary Wednesday afternoon out at Fossum Field. The Wolves took game one 4-3 and game two 13-3 in seven innings.  NSU improves its record to 27-14...
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